1780's general knowledge

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This famous traitor gave detailed plans of West Point before fleeing back to Great Britain.
Benedict Arnonld
The Continental Congress passed this set of rules which preceded the Constitution.
The Articles of Confederation
This treaty formally ended the Revolutionary War.
Treaty of Paris
This mountain, which meets at the intersection Switzerland, Italy, and France, is first summited.
Mont Blanc
He led a rebellion of debt ridden Massachusetts' farmers.
Daniel Shay
This Washington D.C. university is founded.
Georgetown
This period of literature began and lasted until 1832.
Romantic Period
This French philosopher and author of Encyclop├ędie died.
Denis Diderot
This Mozart oprera, which continues the plot of The Barber of Seville, debuts
The Marriage of Figaro
Enceladus and Mimas, two of this planets 62 moons, are discovered.
Saturn
Jacques-Louis David completed this painting lamenting the passing of an ancient Greek philosopher.
The Death of Socrates
This prison was stormed marking the beginning of the French Revolution
Bastille
This Romanov leader ruled Russia.
Catherine the Great
Ben Franklin invented these optical devices.
Bi-focals
This state was first to ratify the United States Constitution.
Delaware
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Jul 17, 2015
1832? I didn't realize that literary periods were dated that precisely.